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Creator:Associated Press
Title:Image, Digital
Date:1960 Feb. 24

Digitized photograph from the Associated Press, February 24, 1960, during the protests that followed the Chattanooga sit-ins of February 1960 begun by Howard High School students. Caption: "Officers work to disperse the thousands of person who massed in the downtown section today in Chattanooga's 2nd straight day of race trouble. Later, fire hoses were used to break up the crowds. The scene is at the intersection of Market and Eighth Streets." - See more at: http://chattanooga.pastperfectonline.com/photo/84CA6532-4710-402B-9C74-783815823646#sthash.r0nWpdqh.dpuf

Types:Digital images | StillImage
Subjects:Race relations | Chattanooga (Tenn.)--Race relations | African Americans--Tennessee--Chattanooga | African Americans--Social conditions | Civil rights demonstrations--Tennessee--Chattanooga | Civil rights workers--Tennessee--Chattanooga | Segregation--Tennessee--Chattanooga | Discrimination in public accommodations--Tennessee--Chattanooga | Police brutality--Tennessee--Chattanooga | United States, Tennessee, Hamilton County, Chattanooga, 35.045631, -85.309677
Collection:Chattanooga Sit-ins and desegregation
Institution:University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Contributors:University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Original Material:

Mitchell and Sherra Kinder Collection

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Persistent Link to Item:http://chattanooga.pastperfectonline.com/photo/84CA6532-4710-402B-9C74-783815823646